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#Road Deaths

# road-deaths - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

How many drivers did Gardaí catch drink-driving or speeding this afternoon?

Three checkpoints were set up as part of their Christmas Enforcement Campaign.

# road-deaths - Monday 9 December, 2013

Section of motorway closed after a lorry collided with a jeep towing livestock

A vet is currently on scene, attending to a number of sheep.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Young man killed in Dublin road crash

The 22-year-old was the passenger of a car that hit a tree in the Baldwinstown area last night.

# road-deaths - Monday 25 November, 2013

Woman, 74, knocked down in Longford last night

The pedestrian was killed as she crossed the road at Edgeworthstown.

# road-deaths - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Shock treatment for students at simulated crash Powerful This post contains images

Shock treatment for students at simulated crash

A complex rescue operation was simulated by volunteer emergency service people at college campus to hit home with road safety message.

# road-deaths - Monday 30 September, 2013

These are the top ten spots where drivers speed in Dublin

0These locations will receive “targeted enforcement” as part of a new Garda campaign.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Motorcyclist (34) killed in Navan road crash

He is the 21st biker to be killed on Irish roads this year.

# road-deaths - Monday 12 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Ryanair to sue Channel 4 Dispatches, Aer Arann strike and testicle-eating fish.

Gardaí urge drivers to slow down as road deaths rise

Motorcyclists who have died in 2013 have already surpassed those killed in 2012.

# road-deaths - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Three-year-old airlifted to hospital in Crumlin after being struck by a car in Co Cork

The boy received serious injuries when he was hit by the car in Barryroe, about five miles from Clonakilty.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

70-year-old woman dies after being struck by van

The crash happened on the Old Bawn Road in Tallaght this afternoon.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Second man dies as a result of stolen taxi crash

The car crashed into a lock bridge close to the Convention Centre in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# road-deaths - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Man dies as motorcycle hits crash barriers on M7 in Laois

The 45-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

# road-deaths - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Man dies in early-morning Louth crash

The victim was in his 20s.

# road-deaths - Friday 5 July, 2013

96 per cent of motorcyclists killed on Irish roads are male

Information on collisions over the last three years shows that most collisions happen when a motorcyclist is overtaking another vehicle turning right.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Driver travelling in the wrong direction killed in Cork road crash N25

Driver travelling in the wrong direction killed in Cork road crash

The two-car collision happened on the N25 between Little Island and Cobh.

# road-deaths - Thursday 27 June, 2013

‘N’ plates for new drivers on the way as Traffic Bill published

The Bill also allows for roadside testing for drug driving, and details plans to test unconscious drivers.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Man, 27, killed when his car hit a ditch in Cork

The collision occurred in the early hours of this morning.

# road-deaths - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Gardaí urge caution on roads with heavy rainfall ahead

Met Éireann issued a weather warning for Cork, Kerry and Waterford today with more than 50 mm of rain expected in some areas.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Poll: Do you feel safe on Irish roads? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you feel safe on Irish roads?

Eighty people have died in road traffic collisions so far this year.

Almost 72% of Irish motorists believe garda presence on roads has reduced

A new poll by AA revealed that 40 per cent think the government is not treating road safety as a priority.

# road-deaths - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Woman killed in Kerry motorbike crash

She is the ninth motorcyclist to die on Irish roads so far in 2013.

# road-deaths - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Gardaí make fresh appeal about fatal Kildare crash

A motorcyclist and a passenger died in the collision yesterday afternoon.

Man in Kerry crash is 78th person to die on Irish roads in 2013

Gardaí have urged drivers to slow down and be careful on roads this weekend.

# road-deaths - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Man, 30, dies in Donegal crash

The 30-year-old van driver was pronounced dead at the scene last night.

# road-deaths - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Motorcyclist dies two days after road crash

Seven motorcyclists have died on Irish roads so far this year.

# road-deaths - Monday 22 April, 2013

Man killed in Galway road crash

The 72-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

# road-deaths - Friday 12 April, 2013

Motorcyclist killed in Westmeath crash

The man is his 20s is the fifth motorcyclist to be killed on Irish roads so far this year.

# road-deaths - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Woman dies after collision with 4x4

The 48-year-old died following the collision in Gorey, county Wexford.

# road-deaths - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Man dies in crash involving a motorcycle and tractor

The motorcyclist died in Cavan this morning.

# road-deaths - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Gardaí urge caution as 48 lives already lost on Irish roads

If you will be driving anywhere in Ireland this bank holiday weekend, gardaí are urging you to stay safe on the roads.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

EU reports lowest number of road deaths in 2012 since records began

The number of road deaths in the 27-member bloc fell by 9 per cent last year, and is two-thirds lower than in 1965.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Motorcyclist killed in collision with lorry at Park West

The man in his 30s died at the scene in Dublin 12.

# road-deaths - Monday 11 March, 2013

Man, 27, dies in Kerry crash

The collision occurred near Killarney just before midnight.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Woman dies after being struck by a van in Mayo

The 39-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene this morning.

# road-deaths - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Motorists to be hit with fines for broken lights

Gardaí can issue an on-the-spot fine and penalties.

Cyclist dies after Wexford collision

The 40-year-old died at the scene near Enniscorthy on Monday.

# road-deaths - Friday 15 February, 2013

Man killed in Waterford car crash

The man in his 70s was fatally injured in a collision with another car.

# road-deaths - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Road deaths down 57% in last six years

Cavan was the only county to record an increase in road fatalities from 2007 to 2012.